CPCS A20 Hoist
What topics are covered by the course?
Course Content Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant/equipment operator. Name and explain the purpose of principle components, the basic construction, controls and terminology. Confirm with Manufacturer’s requirements as per the operators handbook, other types of information source and the relevant regulations and legislation. Check the stability, alignment and safety before use. Check that hoist-way protections is in position before use. Check that all gates and safety devices function according to specification. Undertake all pre-use and running checks. Check emergency lowering functions. Explain precautions to be taken for overhead services and other hazards. Load and unload materials following manual handling requirements. Prepare the hoist for the required load(s) and/or passengers. Operate the hoist to the limits of operation both loaded and unloaded. Comply with signals and instructions. Explain hoist working limitations. Place the hoist in an out-of-service condition, isolate and secure.
Who should attend?
Site operatives that are wanting the training and tests to operate a goods or passenger/goods combined hoist on site. The delegates will need to have taken the CSCS Operatives H&S Test within the last two years to attend this course.
What will I be able to do on completion?
On successful completion of the course the operative will be given a CPCS Red Trained Operator's card as a Hoist Operator.
How will I be assessed?
The operative will be required to pass a Verbal Theory and a Practical Test.
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|Category:||Machine and Plant Training|
|Duration:||2 days for Novice & 1 day for Experienced Workers|
|Qualification:||CPCS A20 Hoist|